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US President Donald Trump still sees hydroxychloroquine as promising against COVID-19: White House

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US President Donald Trump continues to see a malaria drug, hydroxychloroquine, as a promising drug to be used to prevent infection with the coronavirus, the White House said on Thursday, though the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has said its efficacy and safety were unproven. Trump told reporters in May he had started taking hydroxychloroquine after two White House staffers tested positive for COVID-19.